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Lecture by curator Christian Vachon – Tea at the McCord

Tuesday, October 17 from 2 p.m. to 3 :30 p.m.

Harry Houdini, Princess Theatre, Montreal, October 1926. M2014.128.694.133.2 © McCord Museum

Magic in Montreal

Magicians and illusionists from around the world entertained the Montreal public in the 19th century and at the start of the 20th. Christian Vachon, Curator, Paintings, Prints and Drawings, will present his research on the magic show posters in the Allan Slaight collection on display in the Illusions: The Art of Magic exhibition.

This presentation in French will be followed by a bilingual question period. Tea and biscuits will be served.
Free activity.

Location: J. Armand Bombardier Theater at the McCord Museum.

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